Krista Diamond

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Krista Diamond's writing has appeared in The New York Times, Narratively, Electric Literature, Joyland, and elsewhere. Her work has been supported by Bread Loaf, Tin House, and the Nevada Arts Council. She lives in Las Vegas, Nevada. 


Cover Photo: This photograph shows a lone woman standing at the base of a waterfall. Cliffs rise up around her and beams of sunlight cut through the mist rising from the water around her.
On Hiking Alone

Here is my official statement on why I do most things alone: I am a lone wolf. I am comfortable with myself. Here is another explanation: There is something about me that is fundamentally unlikeable.

May 24, 2022